Paddy procurement delay: Farmers stage road blockade by spilling paddy on road

Cuttack, Jan. 18 -- Opposing delay and irregularities in paddy procurement at different mandis in the district, several farmers today hit the streets and staged road blockade by spilling paddy on the ... Read More

Fake spice manufacturing unit busted in Jeypore

Jeypore, Jan. 18 -- In a crackdown on adulteration units, the Jeypore police on Thursday night busted a fake spices manufacturing factory at P.R Petta lane in Jeypore town of Koraput district and deta... Read More

Odisha Congress in doldrums! Mahila unit vice president Jayshree Patnaik quits party

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 18 -- Close on the heels of resignation of senior party leaders and MLAs Naba Das and Jogesh Singh, Odisha Pradesh Mahila Congress Vice President and OPCC member Jayshree Patnaik on ... Read More

Army jawan, wife physically assaulted in Odisha

Nayagarh, Jan. 18 -- An army jawan and his wife were allegedly beaten up by their neighbour in Pimphal village under Ranpur Police limits of Nayagarh. Complainant Pradeep Kumar Das, who is reportedly ... Read More

Stray cattle pose threat to motorists in Berhampur

Berhampur, Jan. 18 -- Amid severe traffic woes gripping the city, movement of stray cattle on the busy roads has not only compounded the problem but become a serious threat to commuters and motorists.... Read More

Man attacked over past rivalry in Sonepur

Sonepur, Jan. 18 -- A man was allegedly attacked by his neighbour over past enmity at Palipada village under Binika block in the district late on Thursday night. As per reports, one Raj Kumar Nag was... Read More

SSC increases time limit of all examinations? Here's A Major Notification

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- In a major development, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has announced through a notification that it would provide facilities of scribe and compensatory time for persons wit... Read More

Three-tier mechanism soon to streamline rituals at Puri Srimandir

Puri, Jan. 18 -- Drawing lessons from the recent disruptions in rituals at Puri Srimandir, the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) has decided to introduce a three-layer supervision mechanism... Read More

ISRO incubation centre to come up in Rourkela

Bengaluru, Jan. 18 -- In a bid to attract youths towards space research, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has decided to set up four incubation centres in different parts of the country i... Read More

After Kandhamal residential school shame, another minor delivers baby in Jajpur

Jajpur, Jan. 18 -- Close on the heels of a class-VIII schoolgirl delivering a baby inside a residential school in Kandhamal, another minor girl has delivered a baby girl at Baghuapala village under Ka... Read More